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Child Abuse Prevention Services (CAPS) Inaugurates John S. Davis Memorial Award
New Annual Prize Honors the Distinguished Work of Former Universal
Remote Control President in Support of CAPS’ Goals and Activities
HARRISON, NY, July 17, 2006 — Universal Remote Control, Inc. (URC), the leader in control system design and manufacturing for home and professional entertainment systems, has announced that the Child Abuse Prevention Services (CAPS) will inaugurate the John S. Davis Memorial Award at the organization’s 8th Annual CAPS Golf Outing in honor of the former President of URC, who passed away on July 28, 2005.
Mr. Davis was a long-time supporter of CAPS and the efforts of its volunteers who are working to keep every child safe from harm. The award will be presented by CAPS each year at the golf outing Davis founded. It will go to an individual or organization that demonstrates Davis level of commitment, through word or deed, to improving the lives of children.
Founded in l982, CAPS is Long Island’s leading organization dedicated to preventing child abuse and neglect. The Annual Golf Outing will be held this year on Aug. 7 at the Tam O’Shanter Club in Brookville, Long Island. For more information about CAPS, visit http://capsli.org
About Universal Remote Control, Inc.
Headquartered in Harrison, New York, Universal Remote Control, Inc. is a world leader in the design, engineering, manufacture and distribution of high-quality remote control devices. Since its establishment in 1991, the company has shown explosive growth and won numerous industry awards. It supplies millions of remote controls each year to consumers around the world through four primary distribution channels: consumer retail, custom professional, subscription broadcast and OEM.
Over the years, clients have included many leading high-end audio and video manufacturers, and consumer electronics and subscription broadcast companies, including Adcom, B&K, Bright House, Cablevision Systems Corp., Charter Communications, Comcast, Crestron, Denon, Faroudja, Harman/Kardon, Klipsch, Krell, Lexicon, McIntosh, Motorola, NCTC, Rotel, Parasound, Polk Audio, Time Warner Cable, Toshiba, Xantech and Zenith.
For additional technical information, please visit www.universalremote.com.